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varnish

noun [C/U]  us   /ˈvɑr·nɪʃ/
a clear liquid that you can put on a wooden surface, to protect it and give it a shiny, attractive appearance after drying: [U] The wood can be stained any color and then sealed with a coat of varnish.
Translations of “varnish”
in Arabic وَرْنيش…
in Korean 광택제…
in Malaysian varnis, permukaan varnis…
in French vernis…
in Turkish vernik…
in Italian lacca, vernice…
in Chinese (Traditional) 清漆, 罩光漆, 亮光漆…
in Russian лак…
in Polish lakier…
in Vietnamese véc ni, sơn dầu…
in Spanish barniz…
in Portuguese verniz…
in Thai น้ำมันขัดเงา, ความเงามัน…
in German der Lack, die Politur…
in Catalan vernís…
in Japanese ニス, ワニス…
in Indonesian pernis…
in Chinese (Simplified) 清漆, 罩光漆…
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